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1961 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Eastern Pacific

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Individual Storm Summary

Winds in knots, pressure in millibars, category is based on Saffir-Simpson scale.

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane-1 IVA 9-12 JUN 75 0 1 
2Tropical Storm JOANNE 10-12 JUL 45 0 - 
3Tropical Storm KATHLEEN 14-16 JUL 45 0 - 
4Tropical Storm LIZA 15-19 JUL 45 0 - 
5Tropical Storm NAOMI 4- 5 AUG 45 0 - 
6Tropical Storm ORLA 6-11 SEP 45 0 - 
7Tropical Storm PAULINE 3- 4 OCT 45 0 - 
8Tropical Storm REBECCA 3- 4 OCT 45 0 - 
9Tropical Storm SIMONE 1- 3 NOV 45 0 - 
10Hurricane-1 TARA 10-12 NOV 75 0 1 

Saffir-Simpson Scale

The chart color codes intensity (category based on Saffir-Simpson scale):

Type Category Pressure (mb) Winds
(knots)
Winds
(mph)
Line Color
Depression td ----- < 34 < 39 Green
Tropical Storm TS ----- 34-63 39-73 Yellow
Hurricane 1 > 980 64-82 74-95 Red
Hurricane 2 965-980 83-95 96-110 Light Red
Hurricane 3 945-965 96-112 111-130 Magenta
Hurricane 4 920-945 113-135 131-155 Light Magenta
Hurricane 5 < 920 >135 >155 White

NOTE: Pressures are in millibars and winds are in knots where one knot is equal to 1.15 mph


Individual Storm Details

Track
  • Hurricane-1 TARA (10-12 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: - Category: 1
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  • Tropical Storm SIMONE (01-03 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm REBECCA (03-04 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm PAULINE (03-04 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm ORLA (06-11 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm NAOMI (04-05 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm LIZA (15-19 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm KATHLEEN (14-16 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Tropical Storm JOANNE (10-12 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: - Category: TS
Track
  • Hurricane-1 IVA (09-12 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: - Category: 1